Jun 30th, 2017
Abidjan, Ivory Coast (Xinhua + DIPLOMAT.SO) – A ceremony was held Friday in Cote d’Ivoire to officially mark the initiation of electricity generation at Soubre hydroelectric power station, which was built by a Chinese company. Launched in February 2013, the project started generating elec...
Apr 25th, 2016
Abidjan (Xinhua + DIPLOMAT.SO) – The famous Congolese music star Papa Wemba died Sunday after collapsing on stage during a concert in Cote d’Ivoire, an official said. Congo’s cultural minister Baudouin Banza Mukalay confirmed Wemba’s death, calling it “a great loss for C...